Veterans Access

Thanks to the generous support of the Home Depot Foundation​, the Woodruff Arts Center ​offers special programming and no-cost access to the arts for veterans, active duty, retired and military families.

The Wall of Honor

The Wall of Honor in the Farideh & Al Azadi Galleria in the Memorial Arts Building pays tribute to men and women who have served in the armed forces and protected America’s freedoms, including the freedom of artistic expression. To honor your heroes and include their images and names on the Wall’s high-definition display, click the button below.

Veterans Benefits

Free Virtual & Live Performance Tickets

Experience the world-class music of the GRAMMY Award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra or the talent of the Tony Award-winning Alliance Theatre.

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra offers veterans, active duty, and military families no-cost virtual access to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s reimagined season. Enjoy your Atlanta Symphony Orchestra series from the comfort of your home to watch (and re-watch!) each performance for up to 72 hours from the concert premiere time. To gain access, please click here.

Enjoy virtual access to Alliance Theatre live performances or streaming links during the 2020/21 season.  Complimentary tickets are available through the Alliance Theatre box office within seven (7) days of any given performance.

For new military or veterans to our system, please email a photo with a copy of your military ID to to verify your military status. You may then request tickets and streaming links to our productions by calling the Box Office.

This offer is subject to availability and good for up to 2 free tickets per household.

Free Admission to the High Museum of Art

All active-duty, reserves, veterans, and retired members of the US Armed Forces will receive free admission to the High Museum; valid military ID required. Due to current COVID operations, we ask that all military members visit the Guest Relations desk in the Museum to secure a ticket. Ticket availability for events like Toddler Thursday, High Frequency Friday, and Friday Jazz will be honored based on availability. No exceptions will be made for events that are sold out due to full capacity. For all events, please plan to secure your tickets early for guaranteed entry.

Youth and Continuing Education Scholarships

Military service involves an entire family! That’s why children of veterans can receive scholarships for Alliance Theatre camps or classes. One per household.

Complimentary Parking

Parking is complimentary for veterans and military families in the Woodruff Parking Garage.  The garage is accessible from Arts Center Way directly behind the High Museum. To receive your complimentary parking pass, please visit the High Museum Guest Relations desk with your confirmed performance or museum ticket and present a valid military ID.

Parking may be limited. We encourage the use of rideshare and MARTA.

For more information regarding the Woodruff Arts Center Veterans Program, please contact us at or 404-733-4276.